Bad Cruise Etiquette

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We’re talking about “bad cruise etiquette” on the podcast

This week we have some fun recording the podcast from our cabin on the Carnival Miracle. We’ll be having a tongue and cheek talk about “Bad Cruise Etiquette”. This week we are recording the podcast from our cabin onboard Carnival Miracle. We all have our little pet peeves, but there are some things that are often universally considered bad cruise etiquette. Of course, this is all in good fun, so sit back and enjoy. 

bad cruise etiquette nurse with woman using the elevator

If you can’t wait, or just want to read along, here’s our list:

Our list of “Bad Cruise Etiquette” including some you may not even know about:

  1. Cutting in front of wheelchair users
  2. Complaining about things that can’t be changed
  3. Leaving food in the hallway 
  4. Not letting people out of the elevator before you get on 
  5. Being rude to crew
  6. Removing the auto gratuities 
  7. Allowing your kids to go into adults only areas
  8. Leaving your children unsupervised
  9. Playing loud music on your balcony or by the pool
  10. Grabbing the food with your hands from the buffet
  11. Taking too long to decide and holding up the line at the buffet 
  12. Slamming your cabin door, or allowing the door to shut loudly
  13. Putting your stuff on pool chairs and walking away (saving lounge chairs)
  14. Using a table that’s larger than you need
  15. Ignoring hygiene standards 
  16. Flash photography at theatre shows 
  17. Talking during shows 
  18. Not observing designated smoking areas 
  19. Not saying please and thank you. 
  20. Idling In hallways or sitting in stairwells

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Sheri and her family are cruise content creators focused on providing practical tips and advice to new and seasoned cruisers. CruiseTipsTV’s audience enjoys following Sheri and her family as they travel the world by ship creating travel films. Sheri has visited destinations like Japan, Mexico, Alaska, Europe and the Caribbean, and has experienced 33 cruises on 6 cruise lines. She was named one of Porthole Cruise Magazine’s 10 Travel Influencers Changing How We Vacation in 2018 and 2019. Sheri has been quoted in the New York Times, CNBC, Forbes, Prevention, and Business Innovator Radio. Her YouTube Channel, CruiseTipsTV has over 87,000 subscribers and 17 million views.